• February Carbondale Card Offerings The Carbondale Card is valid from January 1st, 2014 through December 31st, 2014. Cards are only $25 each, and can be purchased from the Carbondale Chamber located in the Third Street Center, or from key retail locations, including Radio CMC and It’s My Party.  See below for the February 2014 Savings, Discounts, and Specials. For more ...
  • Alleged driver in fatal hit-and-run crash to becharged in Larimer County On January 25, 2014, the Colorado State Patrol was notified of a crash involving a passenger car and a bicycle on the northbound I-25 frontage road, just north of the Windsor exit. The driver of the passenger vehicle failed to stop and fled the scene of the crash. The bicyclist, Ernesto Jorge Wiedenbrug, was transported to ...
  • I-70 Mountain Corridor Peak Travel Time Metering Tunnel Safety Metering may be implemented along the I-70 mountain corridor prior to the Eisenhower Tunnel during peak travel times along I-70 eastbound. This type of metering is used sparingly in this area but when implemented, it is done so for safety reasons. Due to the lack of shoulders and pull offs inside the tunnel, ...
  • Rob Glassmire for Garfield County Coroner   I am announcing my candidacy for the office of Garfield County Coroner – Republican.  In my 11 years as a Garfield County Sheriff’s Deputy, four of which have been as a criminal investigator, I have realized the importance of a thorough and comprehensive medicolegal death investigation.   The coroner has a duty to treat the deceased and their surviving loved ...
  • Mountain Rescue Aspen deployed to search for overdue skiers Pitkin County, Colorado – 2/5/14 – On 2/5/14, at approximately 7:56 PM, Aspen Pitkin County Communications received a phone call from a woman reporting that her husband and brother-in-law were overdue after leaving Snowmass Village on a cross country skiing adventure on the Government Trail. The “Government Trail” is a commonly used trail that spans approximately 9 miles between ...
  • COUNTY SHERIFFS OF COLORADO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Sheriff Vallario announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, Inc. (CSOC), the state Sheriffs Association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Garfield County student next spring.  CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978.  Since then, this effort has continued as a meaningful expression of the sheriffs’ confidence in and respect for education and ...
  • #1 Most Wanted Sex Offender Fugitive Arrested in El Paso County The Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) announces the number one person on the Colorado Top 100 Sex Offender Fugitive List was arrested in the Colorado Springs area on Wednesday, February 5, 2014.   Roger Dale Price (DOB: 06/05/1952) was arrested by El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies and agents with the Social Security Administration (Social Security Office ...
  • Carbondale Fire Reminds Residents and Businesses to Clear Snow AROUND Fire Hydrants Carbondale, CO – As the winter snow continues to accumulate, please remember to keep the fire hydrants closest to your home or business free of snow during the winter season. It is important that fire hydrants are visible and accessible to firefighters at all times. To keep your fire hydrant accessible, clear a path approximately 3 ...
  • News, February 6th SILT HELICOPTER CRASH REPORT Silt—The helicopter that crashed nearly three weeks ago near Silt, claiming the lives of all three men aboard, did not actually clip a power line as was initially believed according to the National Transportation Safety Board.  Investigators say the DBS Helicopter hooked a special line that’s strung to protect power lines, just ...
  • Filing an error free income tax return means a quicker refund  Avoid errors on your state tax return and get your refund without delay Filing an error free income tax return means a quicker refund   Denver, CO, February 5, 2014 – Each year, thousands of Colorado state tax returns contain errors or omissions that delay tax refunds. Taxpayers can easily avoid delays by filing their Colorado income ...